Educational Assistant
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Sauvie Island School
Portland, Oregon, USA
Job Posted:
30+ days ago

Educational Assistant

Educational Assistant (Reading)
Date: June 6, 2019
Building/Location: Sauvie Island School
Salary Range: $12.47 – $16.53 per hour, 3.5-4.5 hours per day, Student days only (unless otherwise noted)

Position Summary: The educational assistant works in K-8 elementary classrooms assisting the teacher with instruction and classroom management. S/he will work on tasks in small groups and one-on-one settings. S/he is to help maintain classroom/school expectations, supervise and support students and act under the direction of the teacher/director. The classroom assistant works closely with the teacher in creating a positive classroom environment. Additional supervision of students at the bus hub, at recess and at break will be required.

Responsibilities include:

Reading & Literacy Support – Instruct and support students in acquiring and building their reading and writing skills, through small group and/or one on one instruction. Deliver the reading curriculum through a guided reading and/or a multisensory phonics approach, with classroom teacher’s guidance.
Supervision of Students – Supervise a variety of student activities including the playground, cafeteria, bus loading and unloading, field trips, hallways and other areas where students gather. Problem solves to find solutions to problems between students and maintains a safe environment for students at all times. Interact thoughtfully and courteously with students, staff and parents/guardians in a professional manner.

To apply for to this part-time position for the 2019-20 school year, please complete an application packet found on our website ( under "Careers" and return to Darla Meeuwsen via email:

Complete application packets should include the following:
Cover Letter
Personal Resume
Three Letters of Recommendation

Position Information:
Application Deadline Date: Until Filled
Start Date: TBD (Approximately Aug. 26, 2019)
Report to: Executive Director
Status: Part-Time

Application Deadline: Open until filled


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